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In front of Lebanon City Hall, Jackie LeBlanc, left, of Lebanon, N.H., waves goodbye to a group of supporters, including Clinton supporter Laurie Harding on Feb. 9, 2016. LeBlanc said she is an independent, and voted for Bernie Sanders. "You have to just decide who needs your vote the most, this time it was Bernie," LeBlanc said. (Valley News - Jennifer Hauck)
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New Hampshire Women Vote on the Issues

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

West Lebanon — Some Upper Valley women who went to the polls Tuesday struggled over whether they should help elect the country’s first female president or support the grassroots change called for by Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders. Many took the second path, although a number of other women voters said gender played no role in their evaluation of the candidates. …

Dr. Robert M. Phelps

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Grantham, N.H. — Dr. Robert M. Phelps, 88, formerly a Cleveland Ohio Residence, passed away Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at Pine Rock Manor in Warner, N.H. with his family by his side. He was born in Clifton Springs, N.Y. on July 25, 1927, the son of Arthur Chauncey and Clara (Pulver) Phelps. Dr. Phelps graduated from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio …

Birth Announcements: Feb. 7, 2016

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center BANGRAZI — A daughter, Lilah Ann Bangrazi, born on Jan. 19, 2016, to Katelyn Gibson and Jason Bangrazi, of Newport. BLUME — A daughter, Elena Nichole Blume, born on Jan. 29, 2016, to Kylei Fischer, of Claremont, and Joshua Blume, of Cranston, R.I. Gifford Medical Center HERRING — A son, Marshall Clyde Herring, born on Jan. 22, 2016, to Jerrica …

Lebanon HVAC Contractor Closes

Sunday, October 25, 2015

West Lebanon — One of the Upper Valley’s best-known heating, ventilation and air conditioning contractors filed for bankruptcy Thursday after the contractor’s bank account was frozen as a vendor sought to recover money owed for the purchase of …

Upper Valley Students Win 4-H Awards at Cornish Fair

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Cornish — Winners of the Sullivan County 4-H member animal exhibitor awards at the Cornish Fair include students from across the Upper Valley. The annual fair is the culmination of 4-H work for clubs in Sullivan County, the …

Planners Study I-89 Bus Route

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Lebanon — Regional planners are exploring the possibility of establishing commuter bus service along Interstate 89 from New London to Lebanon and Hanover. Though they believe the demand is there because of population growth and commuting patterns , …

Illness Doesn’t Slow Down Grantham Triathlete

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Lebanon — Triathlete Gary Snow had ridden his way to third place overall during the cycling portion of the 2012 Ironman Lake Placid when he realized something inside his body wasn’t right. Deep abdominal pain had begun to …

Patricia A. (Henry) Davis

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Grantham, N.H. — Patricia A. (Henry) Davis, 89, of Grantham and formerly of Quakertown, Pa., beloved wife of Richard A. Davis, passed away Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at the Kendal nursing facility in Hanover, N.H. Pat was born and spent most of her life in Quakertown. She was …

Grandparents Brag: Sept. 27. 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

POLJACIK — A grandson, Blake Robert Poljacik, born on July 25, 2015, to paternal grandparents Jodie and Brian Poljacik, of Grantham, and Bonnie and Regan Hill, of Enfield; paternal great-grandparent Joan Menard, of Braintree, Vt.; and maternal grandparents Shelli and Dean Vanier, of Canaan. …

Local & Regional Briefs for Friday, Sept. 18, 2015

Friday, September 18, 2015

Judge Delays Release of Footage Concord — A judge has delayed the limited release of body camera footage from a deadly shooting by police in July, allowing himself four extra days to consider objections from attorneys on various sides. Redacted clips were scheduled to be released Monday, according …

County to Boost Web Feed

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Unity — Later this fall, the county hopes to have resolved the problems it is having with interruptions of the video arraignments at district court involving suspects being held at the House of Corrections in Unity. Last week, the Claremont City Council voted to allow the county to …

Melissa “Missy” S. (LaHaye) Franco Medina

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Grantham, N.H. — Melissa “Missy” Sue (LaHaye) Franco Medina, 36, passed away peacefully in the comforts of her home on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015. She was born June 3, 1979, in Lebanon, N.H., the daughter of James E. LaHaye and Margaret E. (Morse) LaHaye. She attended Lebanon High …

Grantham Event Will Mark Navy’s 240th Birthday

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Grantham — A celebration of the Navy’s 240th birthday is set for Oct.13 at Bistro Nouveau, 6 Clubhouse Lane. The event is open to those who serve or have served in the Navy. The featured speaker, Navy Capt. Mark Winter, former chief of staff of Joint Task Force …